Category Archives: advocacy

ELCA bishops issue statement of solidarity with youth

At the recent conference of bishops held in Chicago, this joint statement was issued by ELCA bishops in solidarity with our children and youth. “Our children and youth are like a young Jeremiah prophesying to the people: For I know the … Continue reading

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Important Synod event Sunday, Sept. 24

SCSW Racial Equity Ministry Team presents: Racial Disparities in Incarceration Sunday, September 24, from 4 to 6:30 p.m. Good Shepherd Lutheran Church 5701 Raymond Rd., Madison No registration required Chaplain Christa Fisher from the Dane County Jail Ministry will address … Continue reading

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Public hearing on AB190

Wednesday, September 27, 10:30 a.m. Rm. 411 South, State Capitol in Madison An opportunity to speak out against the destructive impact of AB190 on our community and economy. Sponsored by Voces de la Frontera, Wisconsin Faith Voices for Justice, We Are … Continue reading

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OutReach Madison Pride Parade

All congregations and individuals from the South-Central Synod of Wisconsin are invited to participate in the OutReach Pride Parade on Sunday, August 20. The parade route is down part of State Street and around the Capitol Square. There are several … Continue reading

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Save the date: April 4, 2017

People of Faith United for Justice Advocacy Day at the Capitol Tuesday, April 4, 2017 9:30 am – 4:00 p.m. First United Methodist Church 203 Wisconsin Ave., Madison An ecumenical gathering sponsored by several Wisconsin faith groups, this will be a day-long gathering to learn, discuss, … Continue reading

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